Moffat Library Writing Contest Winners
" Moffat " pencil and watercolor
by Peyton Andretta, Age 9
Thank you to all the young people who submitted a piece for the 2017 Moffat Library Writing Contest! 
We are inspired by your appreciation and commitment to the Moffat Library! 
All the entries will be published in a Commemorative Booklet to go on display at the Moffat Library after the Grand
Re-Opening in September! 

Thanks to the judges, Rosemarie Werkman, Eugenia Moscowitz & Maureen Knipp.

Works were judged anonymously. 

We look forward to sharing the creativity of all these talented young people with our whole community when we are back in the historic Moffat Library building.

Level A (Grades 3-5) Winners:
First Place:   A Place to Call Home " by Elizabeth Wakeham
Honorable Mention: "The Library of Dreams" by Abigail Fontana

Level B (Grades 6-8) Winners:
First Place: " Moffat Library Was and Is: A Letter to my Younger Self" by Miranda Frisbee
Honorable Mention: "The Relationship of Libraries and Memories" by Julia Ariano

Level C (Grades 9-12) Winners:
First Place: " What does the Moffat Library Mean to Me? " by Michaela Frisbee
Honorable Mention: " The Moffat Library is... " by Samantha Frisbee

Cover Art for the Commemorative Booklet by Peyton Andretta

2016 Volunteer of the Year Award
Maureen Knipp, 2016 Volunteer of the Year, pictured in orange from upper left: with Dennis Barnett, President of Board of Trustees; with the Board of Trustees; with the Friends of the Moffat Library, with the Staff of the Moffat Library & with Past Honorees

The Volunteer of the Year award was established in 2013 by the Moffat Library Board of Trustees.  Each year since then, the award has been bestowed on an outstanding volunteer or organization that has made a significant contribution in service to the Moffat Library of Washingtonville and its programs in the previous year.

Past honorees ( pictured bottom right with Maureen Knipp) are Mary Ann Marrero (2013), Bernadette "Bernie" Mullady (2014), Scott Greene ( not pictured) and Kelly Lynch-Moloney (2015).

Brendan Coyne, a representative of State Assemblyman James Skoufis of the 99th District attended the reception and presented Maureen with a citiation in recognition for her significant volunteer work for the Moffat Library.

Board President, Dennis Barnett, and Committee Chair, Jeanne Versweyveld, presented Maureen with her award.

Congratulations Maureen!

More photos can be found on Moffat Library flickr page .
Teens in Grades 8-12!  
Volunteer for the Summer Reading Program, Build a Better World!

If you want a flexible summer schedule, to earn community service or build a resume for college this is the opportunity!

Applications are available at the front desk of the library or you can download it here.

Applications are due by June 14th.  For more information contact Emily Kinney at:

Mother's Day Flower Arrangements
Saturday, May 13th @ 1:00 - 2:30 PM
Create a beautiful floral masterpiece in time for Mother's Day, or any day!

This class is taught by a professional floral arranger!

Remember to register for this timely program!


Great Beginnings
Book Club
Meets the 2 nd Tuesday of the month at 7:30 PM

May 9 th : Love That Boy by Ron Fournier
June 13
th : Orphan Keeper by Cameron Wright

Contemporary Classics Book Club
Meets the 3 rd Thursday of the month at 12:00 PM

May 18 th : The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
June 15
th : The Alchemist by Paul Coehlo

Cookbook Book Club
Meets the 3 rd Wednesday of the month at 6:30 PM

May 17 th : Spring Brunch
June 21
st : Picnic Perfect Food

New Building Photographs
For more
Building Project Photos,
go to: /
Historic Building Project / Building Project Photographs
or click here.

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3348 Route 208, Building 2, Suite 2
Campbell Hall, NY 10916
(845) 496-5483